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Broadcast Schedule – Spring 2017

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-14
RELEASE DATE: March 31, 2017

Slatkin and Gershwin: An American in Paris

Barber: Overture to The School for Scandal
Schuman: Symphony No. 6
Bates: Violin Concerto (Annie Akiko Meyers, violin)
Gershwin: An American in Paris
Ives: The Unanswered Question (Susanna Mälkki, conductor; Chris Martin,
Ives: Three Places in New England

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-15
RELEASE DATE: April 7, 2017

Yuri Temirkanov conducts Brahms 2

Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 (Denis Matsuev, piano)
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73
orch. Shostakovich: Two Excerpts from Khovanschchina (Kirill Petrenko, conductor)
Schoenberg: Kol Nidre (Riccardo Muti, conductor; Alberto Mizrahi, narrator; CSO
Resound Album)

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-16
RELEASE DATE: April 14, 2017

Nicholas McGegan conducts 18th- Century Works

Handel: Concerto grosso in G Major, Op. 6, No. 1
Vivaldi: Alma oppressa (from La fida ninfa) (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)
Porpora: Oh volesser gli Dei. . . Dolci, freschi aurette (from Polifemo) (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)
Bach: Sinfonia in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 6
Porpora: Or la nube procellosa (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)
Broschi: Qual guerriero in campo armato (from Idaspe) (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)
Haydn: Symphony No. 100 in G Major (Military)
Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony (Jaap van Zweden, conductor)

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-17
RELEASE DATE: April 21, 2017

James Gaffigan and Michael Mulcahy

Franck: Le chasseur maudit
Vine: Five Hallucinations for Trombone and Orchestra (Michael Mulcahy,
Prokofiev: Selections from Cinderella, Op. 87
Bach: Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582 (from CSO Resound) (Mark
Ridenour, conductor)
Grainger: Selections from Lincolnshire Posy (from CSO Resound) (Mark Ridenour,

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-18
RELEASE DATE: April 28, 2017

Riccardo Muti conducts Bolero

Chabrier: España
Ginastera: Harp Concerto, Op. 25 (Xavier de Maistre, harp)
Charpentier: Impressions of Italy
Ravel: Bolero
Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-19
RELEASE DATE: May 5, 2017

Riccardo Muti conducts Beethoven 7

Catalani: Contemplazione
Martucci: La canzone dei ricordi (Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92
Prokofiev: Scythian Suite, Op. 20

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-20
RELEASE DATE: May 12, 2017

Riccardo Muti conducts Mahler 4

Tchaikovsky: The Tempest, Op. 18
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet
Mahler: Symphony No. 4 in G Major (Rosa Feola, soprano)

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-21
RELEASE DATE: May 19, 2017

Christoph von Dohnányi and Martin Helmchen

Mozart: Symphony No. 25 in G Minor, K. 183
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19 (Martin Helmchen, piano)
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 (Jupiter)
Poulenc: Concert champêtre for Harpsichord and Orchestra (Mahan Estafani,

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-22
RELEASE DATE: May 26, 2017

Alice Sara Ott plays Bartok with Pablo Heras-Casado / Boulez Tribute

Boulez: Figures-Doubles-Prismes
Stravinsky: Four Studies for Orchestra
Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3 (Alice Sara Ott, piano)
Debussy: Ibería
Boulez: Notations VII (Daniel Barenboim, conductor)
Bartók: Divertimento for String Orchestra (Ferenc Fricsay, conductor)

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-23
RELEASE DATE: June 2, 2017

James Levine returns to Orchestra Hall

Mozart: Symphony No. 31 in D Major, K. 297 (Paris)
Schoenberg: Five Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 16
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14
Bach: Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor (CSO Resound Album)

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-24
RELEASE DATE: June 9, 2017

Jaap van Zweden conducts Shostakovich

Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E Minor, Op. 125 (Alisa
Weilerstein, cello)
Britten: Suite on English Folk Tunes: A time there was. . .
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9 in E flat Major, Op. 70
Britten: Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia from Peter Grimes

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-25
RELEASE DATE: June 16, 2017

Riccardo Muti conducts Bruckner 7

Mussorgsky: A Night on Bald Mountain
Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 in E Major

PROGRAM #: CSO 17-26
RELEASE DATE: June 23, 2017

Muti conducts Mussorgsky

Corigliano: Campane di Ravello
Elgar: In the South (Alassio)
orch. Ravel Pictures from an Exhibition
Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550
Beethoven: Consecration of the House Overture